Melvin Avenue Elementary



Melvin Avenue Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melvin Avenue Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 72
2 85
3 69
4 90
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melvin Avenue Elementary is a public elementary school located in Reseda, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 476 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melvin Avenue Elementary is the 3,615th largest public school in California and the 23,808th largest nationally. It has 22.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 476
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,808th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,615th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,081st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,130th out of 6,159

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Melvin Avenue Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 243
(51%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 233
(49%)
227,963
(49%)

Melvin Avenue Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 370
(78%)
345,197
(74%)
 Asian 49
(10%)
27,887
(6%)
 White 30
(6%)
45,323
(10%)
 Black 25
(5%)
43,431
(9%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Melvin Avenue Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 286
(60%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 162
(34%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Melvin Avenue Elementary is ranked 2,703rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melvin Avenue Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Melvin Avenue Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 674
2006 651
2007 651
2008 672
2009 654
2010 553
2011 523
2012 476

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 18.1
2007 16.7
2008 19.8
2009 21.8
2010 N/A
2011 23.8
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7299703264095
2006 0.76036866359447
2007 0.7726574500768
2008 0.74107142857143
2009 0.76758409785933
2010 0.70886075949367
2011
2012 0.65966386554622

Compare Melvin Avenue Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 66.0%
 

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Public KG - 05 476 22.7:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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